A Libretto for Impeachment

People sometimes ask for good basic texts about impeachment generally.  Given the operatic nature of the recent and upcoming hearings, and the recent release of...

Sturgill Simpson’s White-Collar Anime

To start your business Monday in gear, here is the anime for “Sing Along,” from Sturgill Simpson’s new album Sound and Fury. Consider, towards the...

Impeachment, Ukraine, and The Midnight Special

With all of the renewed interest in potential impeachment proceedings regarding President Trump, a replay of this post from 2017 seems in order: Impeachment Lessons...

Big Data, Big Pocket Square

Data is dispositive in many internal investigations and white-collar prosecutions. This panel I shared with Erica Barnes, John Floyd, and Jamila Hall about “Big Data”...

Brigitte Bardot and White-Collar Crime

For the remainder of this Labor Day week, here is an updated White Collar Wire playlist on Spotify: New entries include Chris Stone, the Seratones,...

Cocktail Codex, Summertime Crime

Readers, writers, and drinkers are irretrievably linked. “I’m an occasional drinker, the kind of guy who goes out for a beer and wakes up in...

A Meditation On Independence Day

We all like the Fourth of July; most of us want it to mean something beyond cookouts and fireworks.  When my children were little, I...

The Privileged Few

From Morgan Chalfant at The Hill, notes on the production of that political and constitutional theater known as “executive privilege”: Jack Sharman, a former special...

Global Privilege Issues

[NOTE: my friend and law school classmate Greg Schuetz co-authored this piece, which appeared in the June issue of “The Docket,” the monthly publication of the...